Webinar Registration by December 3, 2019: Members $55; Nonmembers $85 - 1.5 CEUs
This webinar is 2 - 3:30 ET (Eastern).
The webinar will provide an overview of the aging development from three different perspectives: psychological, physical and social aspects. The presenter will also introduce the concept of aging gracefully through the study of aging and its implications for individuals and explore both the positive and negative stereotypes of aging
Who Should Attend: Service coordinator Elderly/Disabled.
1. Identify the negative stereotypes of aging.
2. Critically evaluate the psychological, physical, and social issues pertaining to adult development and aging.
3. Explore the attitudinal beliefs of Baby Boomers regarding aging.
4. Examine how age‐related psychological, physical and cognitive changes impact the individual.
About the Presenter
Ruben Rivera-Jackman, MNPL, is a speaker, trainer and nonprofit leadership consultant with an accomplished 30+ year career as a nonprofit leader with practical experience in, and solid understanding of, a diverse range of management, program development and service delivery applications.
Mr. Rivera-Jackman has a passion for working with and advocating on behalf of older adults and has a natural ability of providing instruction and training for adult learners. Mr. Rivera-Jackman served as a Senior Resident Services Manager at the King County Housing Authority (KCHA) from 2005-2017. He also served as the Director of Resident Services for the Sustainable Housing for Ageless Generations (SHAG), one of the largest and leading affordable senior housing providers in Western Washington from 2017-2019. In September 2019, Mr. Rivera-Jackman embarked on a new career journey and currently serves as the Director of Supportive Services for Imagine Housing, a non-profit affordable housing provider in East King County which provides affordable housing options for older-adults, families and Veterans.
Mr. Rivera-Jackman was the recipient of the 2011 American Association of Service Coordinators (AASC) President’s Award of Excellence. This award is given to a member who, in the opinion of the AASC President, is deserving of recognition for his/her work in the service coordination profession. Mr. Rivera-Jackman successfully completed the LeadingAge WA Leadership Institute and graduated as a Fellow in June 2015. Mr. Rivera-Jackman was also recognized with an Award of Excellence in Service Coordination by the American Association of Service Coordinators in August 2019.
This webinar meets the following HUD Service Coordinator Training Requirements Area(s):
Statutory Area: The Aging Process